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ZIP Code 19901

Primary City:Dover, DE (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (6:55pm)
Area code: 302 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -75.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19901

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19901. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 19901. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19901, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Dover, DE
Acceptable:
Leipsic

Stats and Demographics for the 19901 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19901 is located in central Delaware and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19901 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19901 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,055
Population Density 439 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,389
Median Home Value $186,600
Land Area 79.77 sq mi
Water Area 9.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,231
Median Household Income $47,232

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4511,2071,0831,4041,9311,3038978609671,043924745750620509460228152
Female1,3041,2131,0941,6591,9951,3531,0979711,0111,1321,046941916821688546366368
Total2,7552,4202,1773,0633,9262,6561,9941,8311,9782,1751,9701,6861,6661,4411,1971,006594520

Gender

 Male 16,534 47%
 Female 18,521 53%
Gender

Race

 White 19,748 56.3%
 Black Or African American 11,477 32.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 236 0.7%
 Asian 933 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.1%
 Other Race 1,077 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,554 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1457181,1451,5851,4771,323840189
Renter1,1361,584927759516377327183
Total1,2812,3022,0722,3441,9931,7001,167372

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,702 43%
 Single Guardian 2,957 22%
 Singles 3,682 28%
 Singles With Roommate 890 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,692 66%
 Households with Kids 4,539 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male307281302254248247229233250257195205202224184219230360411397
Female243280256244249271224234235232211227217207206203224478548519
Total550561558498497518453467485489406432419431390422454838959916

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19901 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19901 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 19901 real estate data, the median home value of $186,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19901. Rentals in 19901 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19901 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,064 94.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 27 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 62 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,868 5.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,806 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,616 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,809 40%
 Households Vacant 1,158 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 454 39.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 2.7%
 For Sale Only 250 21.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 108 9.3%
 For Migrant Workers 6 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 270 23.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 155 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,118 20%
 2 Bedroom 2,135 37%
 3+ Bedroom 2,292 40%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $47,232 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19901 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 19901 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,435 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,191 29%
 No Earnings 9,651 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,435 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,191 29%
 No Earnings 9,651 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,656 90.6%
 Public transportation 186 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 646 4.3%
 Worked at Home 572 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,293 14%
 High School Graduate 5,300 56%
 Associate's degree 714 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,199 13%
 Master's degree 733 8%
 Professional school degree 105 1%
 Doctorate degree 148 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,908 79.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 692 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 864 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19901

ZIP Code 19901 is in the Academia Antonia Alonso School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19901.

Academia Antonia Alonso
401 Federal St
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Academia Antonia Alonso School District
First State Montessori Academy
401 Federal St
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: First State Montessori Academy
Early College High School at Delaware State Univer
401 Federal St
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Early College High School at Delaware State University School District
Charlton (john S.) School
278 Sorghum Mill Rd
Camden-wyoming, DE 19901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Caesar Rodney School District
Frear (allen) Elementary School
950 Center Rd
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caesar Rodney School District
Dover Air Force Base Middle School
3100 Hawthorne Dr
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Caesar Rodney School District
Welch (major George S.) Elementary School
3100 Hawthorne Dr
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caesar Rodney School District
Star Hill Elementary School
594 Voshells Mill/star Hill Ro
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caesar Rodney School District
East Dover Elementary School
852 South Little Creek Rd
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capital School District
South Dover Elementary School
955 South State St
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capital School District
Towne Point Elementary School
629 Buckson Dr
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capital School District
Central Middle School
211 Delaware Ave
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Capital School District
Holy Cross School
631 S State St
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Early Childhood Laboratory School
1200 N Dupont Hwy Dsu
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kingdom Christian Academy
4867 N Dupont Hwy
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Christian Academy
1143 E Lebanon Rd
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Central De Christian Academy
4698 S Dupont Hwy
Dover, DE 19901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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